Transport Operations Planner

Manchester Permanent £35,000
  • Transport Operations Planner to join a leading 3PL
  • Leaders in contract logistics, warehousing & distribution

About Our Client

My client, based in Manchester, is a major 3PL provider within logistics distribution and supply chain . They are specialists within contract logistics, warehousing and distribution with over £40 million annual turnover. They are looking to hire this position to support their sustained growth and ambition.

Job Description

The key responsibilities for the role for the Transport Operations Manager role include:

  • Proven experience of managing and overseeing third party hauliers.
  • Manage multi-site operations and strategic transport solutions.
  • Manage and maintain a cost-effective operation whilst maintaining high levels of customer service at all levels.
  • Develop & improve Health & Safety performance ensuring compliance
  • Effectively providing excellence in operations and customer service
  • Manage and develop your team, identifying future talent ensuring they are able to develop their career within the company
  • A thorough understanding of BRC requirements

The Successful Applicant

The successful transport operations manager will have/will be:

  • Previous experience and understanding of transport operations at management level
  • Financially astute with sharp commercial acumen, particularly transport related with the ability to work both strategically and operationally
  • Ability to demonstrate a track record of innovation in reducing transport spend
  • Demonstrable leader, capable of delivering operational and customer service excellence
  • National & International CPC License / Understanding
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Excellent people management skills and leadership qualities

What's on Offer

The offered salary for the successful Transport Operations Manager will be £35,000 per annum plus benefits

Michael Allen
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Phone number
+44 121 230 9466

Job summary

Sub Sector
Transport Management
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Michael Allen
Consultant phone
+44 121 230 9466
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